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March 18, 2009 RSS feed / Front Page

Man charged with with local burglaries

Amityville Village Police, in cooperation with the First Precinct Detectives, arrested a subject for burglary following a lengthy investigation into numerous incidents that occurred in the Village. More...

Local Folks in the News

During Staff Conference Day, Copiague Superintendent of Schools Charles A. Leunig, right, continued a time-honored tradition of acknowledging a member of his staff for their exceptional work. More...

Amityville's Eagle Has Landed

The Village moved forward with tearing down the old Police Headquarters, the site of which will become an extended parking area for the Village Hall. More...

Political signs raise controvery as Village campaign draws to a close

A sure sign that we are in the midst of a heated political campaign is that a controversy surfaces about More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

Grace Day School students learn developmental thinking

Amityville resident and Grace Day School fourth grader Noah, ponders his next move during a meeting of Massapequa's Grace Day School's Chess Club. More...

Amityville School District hosts Family Nite Out March 20

Edmund W. Miles Middle School is the place to be on March 20th starting at 7 pm when "Family, Friends and Students Fun Night," will take place. "This is an evening devoted to having fun," stated Principal Mark Pitterson. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

Search for Sensation Continues: Babylon's canine claim to fame centers around Westminster's clubhouse and flagpole- both gone over 90 years. More...

Obituaries

Sara Danielson: longtime Amity Village employee

Sara Danielson, a longtime Amityville resident and a former Deputy Village Clerk died following an illness on Dec. 21, 2008 in Sebastian, Florida. She was 90. She was born in Amityville on Oct. 4, 1918 to Grace Jervis Smith and William W. More...

Edward J. Peterson

It is with deep regret and sorrow that the Board of Trustees, Administration, Medical Staff, Volunteers and Employees of Good Samaritan Hospital Medical Center and the many patients we are privileged to serve express their profound regret at the pa More...

Mary Hagarty, R.N., Amityville resident and amateur photographer

Nine-year Amityville resident Mary J. Hagarty died Jan. 29, 2009 at Long Beach Memorial Hospital in Long Beach after a longterm illness. She was 77. She was born June 30, 1931 in Queens Village, New York, and was one of 11 children of John J. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Notice of formation of SALGOSA LLC a NYS LLC Formation filed with SSNY on 09/09/08. Off., Loc.: Suffolk Co. SSNY designated as agt. Of LLC, upon whom process may be served. More...

Today's news: March 21, 2009

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Mayor's Spring Social

Even with the threat looming of what was to become known as the Monster-March-storm, Amityvillians attended the annual Mayor's social Feb. 28 in force. More...

Residents tour Village Hall

Leaning over and placing his folded arms on the reception desk on the second floor of Amitvyille's new Village Hall, Babylon Town Supervisor Steve Bellone looked around. More...

St. Martin's Blue Thunder in playoffs Sunday

TheSt. Martin's Blue Thunder 8th grade boys basketball team got through the playoffs this week and is going to the finals at the big gym at St. Anthony's next Sunday. Thesemi final game played against a skilled St. More...

Copiague beats Sachem East, wins Suffolk crown

As Ieasia Walker sunk shot after shot and magnified her team's on-court ability with every move, the packed-house at St. Joseph's College (L.I.) quickly turned from a happy-go-lucky Sachem East cheering section, to a Copiague favored atmosphere. More...

 

People/Social

Amityville Woman's Club hosts Captain Maynard

The Amityville Woman's Club held its January meeting Tues., Jan 13 at the Unqua Corinthian Yacht Club. Grace was said by Barbara Lozier and Peggy Crichton led the Pledge of Allegiance. More...

Artists Circle hosts opening reception

The Amityville Artists Circle's first exhibit of 2009, "There's No Place Like Home" will run through May 11. Gallery hours are Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, noon to 4p.m. and Saturday 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. More...

BACCA offers scholarships

BACCA announces the 2009 Babylon Citizens Council on the Arts Memorial Trustee Scholarship. The scholarship was founded in 1992 to honor the memory of the Arts Council's past trustees. More...

Events & Calendar

Record CALENDAR

The following is a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week. Readers should know that meetings are subject to change without notice. More...

Applications available for NATA scholarship

The North Amityville Taxpayers Association Inc. (NATA) announces applications are available for the annual Ray Fellman/Milton Bond Jr. Scholarship. More...

Opinion

A week to celebrate open government

Editorial

John Stuart Mill, an English philosopher believed that freedom and democracy were ensured only by allowing for the open expression and ideas of everyone. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

Full Story

A Reporters' Shield Law: The public's right to know hangs in the balance

Thomas Jefferson once said that "our liberty depends on the freedom of the press, and it cannot be limited without being lost." Freedom of the press is a cornerstone of our democracy, and our Founding Fathers understood that an informed citizenry i More...













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